Name: Star Flyer II
Type: Colt 240A
Serial number: 1381
First flown: 1989
Notes: Badly damaged after Trans Everest Flight on 21/10/91. This was one of two balloons to achieve the flight, one acting as a camera ship. Chris Dewhirst & Leo Dickinson G-LCIO T&C AX11-240 Andy Elson & Eric Jones G-LGIO T&C AX11-240 First flights over Mount Everest (Nepal to Tibetan plateau).
Credit: Richard Hands/BBM&L

23 January 1989
Star Micronics Ltd.

25 May 1994
Cancelled as withdrawn from use

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